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Bloomsbury Football Foundation

Bloomsbury Football Foundation

Full-Time Lead Futsal Coach

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England

Coaching

Mar 11, 2024

ROLE DESCRIPTION

Bloomsbury Football Foundation uses the power of football to improve the lives of over 5,000 children and young people in London per week, regardless of their background or ability to pay. Established as a charity in 2018, we work to support children and young people aged 4 to 18 through the provision of futsal activities, enabling them to live active lifestyles, and pursue their full potential. 

Bloomsbury Football Foundation aims to ensure that every child can take part in our programmes – regardless of their ability to pay or play. We provide an experience and environment that is professional, competitive, and enjoyable for all players, coaches, and parents.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people, and adults at risk of harm with whom we work, and we expect all our team to share this commitment. As part of this commitment, we carry out basic disclosure checks on all employees and require all roles working directly with children, young people, and adults at risk of harm to have an enhanced DBS check. This post is subject to an extensive disclosure check.

We are seeking a skilled Lead Futsal Coach to join our team. As the lead coach, you will be responsible for overseeing aspects of our futsal programme, including player development, team training and tactical preparation The ideal candidate will possess an understanding or at least a strong desire to develop their futsal understanding, excellent leadership abilities, and a passion for coaching and mentoring players.

Responsibilities

Develop and implement comprehensive training programmes for players of all skill levels.
Conduct regular team practices focused on technical skill development, tactical awareness, and physical conditioning.
Provide individualised coaching and feedback to players to enhance their performance and development.
Foster a positive and supportive team environment that promotes teamwork, sportsmanship, and personal growth.
Collaborate with other coaching staff and management to coordinate team activities, schedules, and logistics.
Stay up-to-date with the latest trends, techniques, and developments in futsal coaching and incorporate them into training programs.
Serve as a mentor and role model for players, instilling values of discipline, dedication, and integrity.

Additional Requirements:

Willingness to work evenings, weekends, and travel for matches and tournaments as needed.
Valid driver’s licence and reliable transportation (not essential)

Benefits

Ongoing internal and external CPD
Branded Nike coaching kit
Free gym
Charity worker discounts
Sponsored FA coaching qualifications
Be a part of a growing organisation
Opportunity to increase salary and grow your role
Central London office located in Camden market
Regular staff socials and football matches
Opportunity to work with organisations such as Coaches voice
Free tickets to Premier League, WSL, FA Cup, League Cup, and Champions League football matches

Desirable skills, experience & knowledge

2 years + working in the sports sector
Proven track record of developing players and achieving success at the team level.
Experience working with players of various ages and skill levels.
Previous experience as a lead coach or assistant coach in a futsal programme is highly desirable but not essential
Strong leadership and communication skills with the ability to effectively motivate and inspire players.
Excellent interpersonal skills to build rapport with players, staff, and parents.
Ability to work under pressure and make quick decisions during matches.
Strong organisational skills to manage team schedules, travel arrangements, and equipment.

Other requirements

Level 1 football and/or futsal qualification
Analytical mindset with the ability to assess player performance and identify areas for improvement.

Application process

First interview online
Trial session
Final Interview
Offer

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